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Mentor Graphics Launches Embedded Hypervisor Tool

Mentor Graphics Embedded Hypervisor tool for in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems, telematics, advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and instrumentation

Mentor Graphics introduced the Embedded Hypervisor tool for in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems, telematics, advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and instrumentation. The Mentor Embedded Hypervisor is a small footprint Type 1 hypervisor developed specifically for embedded applications and intelligent connected devices. The Mentor Embedded Hypervisor product will ship in December 2013.

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Mentor FloEFD CFD Tool Features Monte-Carlo Radiation Modeling, Multicore Meshing

Mentor Graphics introduced a new verion of FloEFD concurrent computational fluid dynamics tool. The new FloEFD features Monte-Carlo radiation modeling for thermo-optical performance and multicore meshing of complex geometries that speeds simulation magnitude faster. The Mentor CFD tool with Monte-Carlo modeling and multicore meshing enhancements is available for now.

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Synopsys Debuts CODE V 10.6 Optical Design Software

Synopsys CODE V 10.6 Optical Design Software

Synopsys released version 10.6 of their CODE V Optical Design Software. CODE V is an optical engineering and design software solution that supports the optimization, analysis and tolerancing of image-forming optical systems and free-space photonic devices. CODE v10.6 enables faster development of new and emerging optical technologies that improves performance CODE V version 10.6 is available now.

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Real Intent Releases New Version of Ascent X-Verification System Tool

Real Intent Ascent X-Verification System (XV) tool

Real Intent introduced the latest version of Ascent X-Verification System (XV) tool for early functional analysis of digital designs. The new version features enhancements for initialization analysis, and the detection and management of unknown logic values (X’s). The latest version of Ascent XV is available now for download.

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AVX Launches SpiTanIII v2.0 Tantalum and Niobium Oxide Capacitor Simulation Software

AVX SpiTanIII tantalum and niobium oxide (Oxicap) capacitor simulation software

AVX released version two of their SpiTanIII tantalum and niobium oxide (Oxicap) capacitor simulation software. The tool helps electronic design engineers model and build stable, robust, and reliable designs. SpiTanIII V2.0 features a broadly expanded library of part numbers, new two-capacitor comparison tool, and increased user friendliness, such as the new button specifically dedicated to generating S-parameters. The latest version of SpiTanIII is available now.

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Cadence Design Systems Debuts Virtuoso Layout Suite for Electrically Aware Design

Cadence Design Systems Virtuoso Layout Suite for Electrically Aware Design (EAD)

Cadence Design Systems announced their Virtuoso Layout Suite for Electrically Aware Design (EAD). The tool for automating custom design enables layout designers and circuit designers to work together more efficiently and effectively through greater real-time visibility into electrical issues. Cadence Virtuoso Layout Suite EAD helps engineers to reduce circuit design cycle by up to 30% while optimizing chip size and performance.

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Texas Instruments Unveils OMAP5432 Processor-based Evaluation Module

Texas Instruments OMAP5432 processor-based evaluation module

Texas Instruments introduced the OMAP5432 processor-based evaluation module. The TI OMAP5432 EVM is a cost-effective tool to prototype software, evaluate applications and benchmark designs. It is available now for $329. The OMAP5432 EVM is ideal for human machine interface (HMI), portable data terminals (PDT), digital signage and medical monitoring end equipment.

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Data Translation Introduces QuickDAQ 2013 for Data Acquisition

Data Translation QuickDAQ 2013

Data Translation introduced QuickDAQ 2013. The new software application supports all of Data Translation data acquisition modules. QuickDAQ 2013 has been designed to accommodate a wide variety of sensor types and various throughput speeds for our many OEM’s and end-users. Engineers can use one application software package for many measurement needs with no software changes. QuickDAQ 2013 is available for free. FFT Analysis and Advanced FFT Analysis add-ons are offered to build onto the capabilities of the base package.

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ProPlus Design Solutions Launches NanoSpice Parallel SPICE Simulator

ProPlus Design Solutions NanoSpice parallel SPICE simulator

ProPlus Design Solutions introduced NanoSpice. The tool is a next-generation high-capacity, high-performance parallel SPICE simulator for giga-scale circuit simulation. NanoSpice enables giga-scale simulation and for handling process variations from 3-sigma to high-sigma Monte Carlo simulations with full matrix solving and without approximations in model calculations. ProPlus NanoSpice is shipping now.

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Excel Software Launches LicenseCard for Software Protection

Excel Software LicenseCard 1.0 for Software Protection

Excel Software introduced LicenseCard. The software tool for Mac and Windows enables developers to create applications, plugins, protected documents and other types of commercial software. LicenseCard 1.0 is priced at $395 for either Mac or Windows computers or $690 for both platforms. The software includes royalty-free runtime distribution rights for any number of protected products or licenses.

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